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SSID

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

Service Set Identifier

Definition(s):

  A name assigned to a wireless access point that allows stations to distinguish one wireless access point from another.
Source(s):
NISTIR 7621 Rev. 1 under Service Set Identifier (NIST SP 800-48 Rev. 1 - adapted)